Randstad QA Analyst in Minneapolis, Minnesota

QA Analyst

job details:

  • location:Minneapolis, MN

  • salary:$42 - $52 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, February 12, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:670387

job description

QA Analyst

job summary:

Business Overview:

Tell me about your department:

The Remote Monitoring and Management team and Voice Assistant engineering team are looking for a QA lead to participate in the development of software using an Agile methodology. Engineering team members use a test driven development approach and pairing.

Project Description:

This QA Analyst will be responsible for initially supporting the RMM team but will also support Voice Assistant Team as well.

location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

job type: Contract

salary: $42 - 52 per hour

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: No Degree Required

responsibilities:

Position Overview:

Responsibilities/Deliverables that the resource will be responsible for:

Measure level of effort during sprint planning, work with engineers and product team to commit to team delivery of sprint deliverables, validate acceptance criteria, help define acceptance criteria with product, write test cases, manage test suites, create and execute a test plan, update test cases on requirement updates, regression testing, exploratory testing, and work for the general performance, security, and maintainability of the software and tools. Deliver highly detailed reproduction steps to developers for defects.

What would a normal day for this position look like

Work with the product team, engineers, product, scrum masters and BAs, attend a scrum, and solve challenges together.

qualifications:

Skills Overview:

What are the MUST have skills that you are looking for in a candidate?

  • Test UI and API and Voice applications, test mobile applications, manage development stories, interact closely with developers and stakeholders, deep technical understanding of the platform testing upon.

What are the technologies and the depth of the technologies that a candidate must have in order to be successful in this role?

  • Must have experience testing Web applications (HTML)

  • Must have experience as a QA lead.

  • Should have Android or iOS platform knowledge or both

  • Should have Postman, Charles Proxy, Fiddler, or other network management tool

  • Should have experience using Android Studio &/OR Xcode

  • Some form factor experience (tablet, phone, landscape/portrait, etc)

  • Test case management (JIRA, TestRail, etc)

  • Should have experience with automated testing in addition to manual testing.

  • Familiarity with IoT, Voice is beneficial.

skills: Skills Overview:

What are the soft skills that you feel candidates must-have in order to be successful in this role?

  • Collaborate with stakeholders and developers

  • Voice opinions and be acceptant of feedback

  • Communicate clearly with a strong attention to detail

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